NCAA Bball: Illinois dominates Chicago State 90-43

Champaign, Illinois- November 27, 2011 Illinois’ basketball is continuing to have an extremely strong basketball season. The Fighting Illini dominated the Chicago State Cougars in an uneven 90-43 victory at home in Champaign. The Illini jumped to a 13-3 lead […]

2012 Recruiting Update: Illinois Football

The Illinois Fighting Illini have added their 13th commit of the 2012 class. They picked up a verbal commitment from running back Dami Ayoola. Even though we have no immediate need at that position. A player of Dami’s skill will always […]

NCAA Bball: Illinois wins Cancun Challenge

Cancun, Mexico- Illinois won the Cancun Challenge Riviera Division by defeating Illinois State, 63-59. Last wednesday ended the Cancun Challenge and Illinois came out the victor. Illinois is now 8-0 against their in-state rival Illinois State. The game was extremely […]

NCAA Football: Illinois 70, Richmond 61

Cancun, Mexico- Illinois sophomore center, Meyers Leonard, posted a double-double to help the Illini in their victory over the Richmond Spiders last Tuesday. Leonard posted 22 points and 12 rebounds in their victory. Illinois defeated Richmond 70-61 in the Cancun […]

Season Destroyed: Illinois loses 6th straight.

Minneapolis, Minnesota- Well, it’s officially over. We can pretty much call this years season the “Crash and Burn” campaign. After starting a very promising 6-0 season, Illinois has flipped it and lost 6 straight. This time a 27-7 loss to […]

NCAA Football: Illinois loses 5th straight, falls to #17 Wisconsin 28-17.

Champaign, Illinois- What started off as a promising game, turned into yet another ugly defeat for the Illinois Fighting Illini. Promises, promises. A promising 6-0 season is now officially destroyed. With just one game left in the season, Illinois is […]

NCAA BBall: Illinois 79 beats Lipscomb 64

Champaign, Illinois- Illinois stays undefeated, moving to 3-0 after defeating the Lipscomb Bisons this past Thursday, 79-64. Game 2 of the Cancun Challenge is done with the Illinois receiving it’s second win. Illinois was ahead at halftime 33-26 and secured […]

NCAA BBall: Illinois 66 beats SIU-Edwardsville 46

Champaign, Illinois- Illinois moved to 2-0 after beating SIU- Edwardsville 66 to 46 this past Monday. SIU- Edwardsville is now 0-11 all-time against Big Ten opponents. This was the first game in the Cancun Challenge. Illinois continued to show it’s […]

4 Star LB recruit chooses Illinois

Illinois has received their highest ranked 2012 football recruit this past week. His name is Keith Brown and he comes to the Illini out of Miami Norland High School (Miami, FL). He is a 4 star recruit in the Inside Linebacker […]

Illinois Football 2012 Recruiting Update

Illinois has been busy recruiting for their 2012 season. The past couple of weeks the Illini were able to sign 4 new recruits. Ron Zook and the staff usually don’t start signing recruits until late in the season. So this […]

Preview: Illinois vs. #15 Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Badgers will be coming to town this coming Saturday. Illinois will welcome Wisconsin for another Big Ten contest. Wisconsin is ranked #15 in the Associated Press Poll and #13 in the Coaches Poll. Wisconsin has a current record […]

BBall: Illinois wins season opener.

Champaign, Illinois- Illinois’ basketball team started the season off righ this past Friday. They started the season by defeating the Loyola (IL) Ramblers by a score of 67-49. The game was a little closer than what the average Illinois fan […]